Kansas State at Oklahoma 1/16/19 - NCAAB Picks & Predictions
The Kansas State Wildcats visit Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Oklahoma on Wednesday to play the No. 20 ranked Oklahoma Sooners. K-State improved to 12-4 on the season following its 58-57 win over Iowa State on Saturday. The Wildcats were led by Barry Brown with 23 points. Brown scored a layup with just four seconds remaining to give the Wildcats the one-point victory in Big 12 action.
Oklahoma improved to 13-3 on the season following its 76-74 win over TCU. Oklahoma’s Kristian Doolittle scored on a runner with less just over two seconds remaining to give the Sooners a hard fought two-point victory. Doolittle led the Sooners with 24 points helping Oklahoma overcome a six-point halftime deficit.
Barry Brown Jr. leads Kansas State in scoring with an average of 15.2 points per game. Xavier Sneed leads the Wildcats in rebounding with an average of 5.5 per game. Kamau Stokes is the leader in assists with an average of 3.4 per game. Kansas State is shooting 41.9% from the field and 31.0% from 3-point territory.
Christian James leads the Sooners in scoring and rebounding with averages of 16.8 points and 7.7 rebounds per game. Aaron Calixte leads the Sooners in assists with an average of 3.3 per game. The Sooners are shooting 44.4% from the field and 34.2% from 3-point territory.
The home team (Oklahoma) in this matchup has covered the number in 4 of the last 5 meetings. The Sooners have covered the number in 10 of the last 12 following a win straight up, in 6 of the last 7 at home and in 12 of the last 16 overall. Final Score Prediction, Oklahoma Sooners win and cover ATS 70-60.